nincompoop


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

nincompoop \nin"com*poop\, n. [A corruption of non compos.]
   A fool; a silly or stupid person. [Law]
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         An old ninnyhammer, a dotard, a nincompoop, is the best
         language she can afford me.              --Addison.
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